UPEC sponsors an Annual Upper Peninsula wide photo contest!

See photo rules below.

Our 2018 winners who will be honored at our Celebrate the UP! on March xx, 2019, in Marquette.

Our 2017 winners were:

   

Our first annual photo contest winners are here:

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Gallery of UPEC Photo Contest Entries:

Overall winner of the first UPEC photo contest in 2015 was

Milky Way over Copper Harbor by Scott Pearson: 

 

UPEC Photo Contest Rules:

UPEC is having a photo contest! So send us your best shots representing the beautiful UP, including photos on file from the other seasons.
Contest deadline is November 16th, 2018 with winners announced in each category in the winter UPEC newsletter or at the next Celebrate the UP! in March 2019 in Marquette.

You may submit one photo in each of these four categories:

  1. NP= Nature panoramas, wildlife, and landscapes

2. HE= Humans engaged within the natural world

3. HB= Close-ups of hidden or overlooked beauty

4. FW= Wonderful fluid water

  PLEASE put your last name and photo caption in each photo title along with the two letter category designation, e.g. NP, HE, HB, FW. 
Example
 richardson evening sunset HB.jpg

  Each category has latitude open to the photographer’s interpretation.
  Photos must be from the UP, with one submission per category per person. Remember the deadline of Nov 16.
Please send high-resolution (1 megabyte or larger) photos to upec@upenvironment.org.  Provide your name, the category it should be considered under, and a description for each photo indicating the place and other aspects of the scene or subject.  Photos not following the titling format listed above will not be considered.

  In your email please grant permission for UPEC to reproduce the photo in its newsletters and website.  In recognition, winning photos will be published in upcoming UPEC newsletters.  They also may be part of an on-line photo gallery and on display at the next Celebrate the UP!

  In recognition, winning photos will be published in upcoming UPEC newsletters. They also may be part of an on-line photo gallery and on display at the next Celebrate the UP!

Enjoy your summer taking photos!


UPEC thanks our members for providing these pictures from across the UP!
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